Lincoln Cathedral is an exceptional building that was meant to inspire and it does so. We rely on an exceptional body of employees and volunteers to ensure that the full range of its activities is known to the external world.

Details of available vacancies are listed below.

Education Officer

Fixed term, until 31 March 2022

£21,000 per annum

This is a rare opportunity to be a part of the team developing and delivering the new formal and informal learning programmes at Lincoln Cathedral as historic changes are being implemented. This is thanks to the £16m Heritage Lottery Funded Connected project to create a new Visitor Centre with exhibition spaces, Discovery Zone, café, shop and Learning Centre. This is a fixed term position, full time, 35 hours per week, with occasional weekend working.

The successful candidate will help to develop and facilitate a wide range of learning opportunities, which will engage the Cathedral’s visitors of all ages, as well as play an important role in the development of the National Curriculum linked schools programme. Working closely with the Education Manager, the successful candidate will maintain and develop positive working relationships across teams, with schools and other community groups, together with external partners to promote the extensive range of learning opportunities the Cathedral can offer promoting enjoyment and understanding of learners within the scope of the Cathedral as a Christian church and its heritage.

The successful candidate will have a degree in a relevant discipline, with at least two years’ experience in an education environment and an enthusiasm for working with children. Applicants will have excellent planning, time-management and organisational skills with the ability to efficiently manage large groups.

Full details of the post and how to apply can be found in the job description: Education Officer Application Pack Mar 2020

The closing date for applications is 12noon Friday 20 March 2020, and interviews will be held Thursday 02 April 2020.

To apply for this position please complete a Lincoln Cathedral Application Form and the Confidential Declaration Form (see below) and email to

Lincoln Cathedral Job Application Form

Confidential Declaration Form